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Jubilee of Mercy

Jubilee of Mercy

Pope Francis has asked us to celebrate as a community a year particularly dedicated to mercy. To help you celebrate this Holy Year of Mercy, CMN is developing new resources like our Living the Year of Mercy Workshop, our  Jubilee... MORE

CMN Director of Advancement's Journey to End the Use of the Death Penalty

CMN Director of Advancement’s Journey to End the Use of the Death Penalty

CMN is pleased to welcome our newest staff member, Daniel Flynn, as Director of Advancement. For Daniel, the movement to repeal the death penalty is a long-time personal passion. Within a week of his arrival, the CMN team attended the... MORE

Response to Glossip v Gross Ruling

The Catholic Mobilizing Network is disappointed by the Supreme Court’s ruling today in Glossip v Gross to allow states to continue using the drug midazolam in lethal injection procedures. We stand with Pope Francis who addressed the debate about methods... MORE

Celebrating repeal of the death penalty in Nebraska

Celebrating repeal of the death penalty in Nebraska

An exclusive interview with Greg Schleppenbach, Executive Director of the Nebraska Catholic Conference CMN: What was your reaction to the successful passage of LB 268 to repeal the death penalty? GREG SCHLEPPENBACH: It was overwhelming; this vote represents many years of... MORE

Celebrate LCWR Week

Celebrate LCWR Week

In honor of the 2015 LCWR Assembly, CMN is celebrating sisters who are following the call to end the death penalty and promote the dignity of prisoners and returning citizens. Please read and share these inspiring stories of sisters sharing the Gospel... MORE

A Victory for Life in Nebraska- Press Release

A Victory for Life in Nebraska- Press Release

May 27, 2015 Today, Nebraska State Senators voted legislative repeal of the death penalty into law, overriding the Governor’s veto. This law marks a historic chapter in the national repeal movement, as Nebraska becomes the nineteenth state to end the... MORE

NEW Death Penalty Workshop: A Journey of Faith

NEW Death Penalty Workshop: A Journey of Faith

CMN is pleased to introduce our brand new death penalty workshop A Journey of Faith: An Introduction to the Death Penalty for Catholics. With this comprehensive resource, you don’t need to be an expert to explore the death penalty issue in... MORE

NEW Restorative Justice Workshop: From Harm to Renewal

NEW Restorative Justice Workshop: From Harm to Renewal

As our nation grapples with the question of how we address crime in our communities, we look to the Church for a faithful response to violence and wrongdoing. CMN’s new Restorative Justice Workshop provides an overview of restorative justice philosophy... MORE

Solitary Confinement Resource

Solitary Confinement Resource

Solitary confinement impacts roughly over 80,000 individuals every day in our country but many of us know very little about what solitary actually entails.  CMN’s new teaching resource provides an overview of the solitary confinement issue, the  mental health repercussions of... MORE

NEW "Mercy and the Dignity of Life" Podcast Series

NEW “Mercy and the Dignity of Life” Podcast Series

CMN is proud to announce the release of our English-language podcast “Mercy and the Dignity of Life” featuring Msgr. Stuart Swetland as host! Join us on the journey to becoming unconditionally pro-life as we explore the Church’s teaching on the... MORE